A unique feature in Iceland is the waterfalls. Not only they are stunning to look at, but also many of them have fascinating folk mythologies. Waterfalls, in Icelandic, are ‘foss’ – weirdly, many Icelandic folklores are dark and spooky…
Tag: natural wonder
We visited Ankara on the route of our way back to Istanbul from Cappadocia, and surprising enough, we went pass an amazing salt flat in Turkey where the sky and ground merge into one to create wonderful images.
Snowshoeing in the Wild – This is how we do, yeah. I saw overwhelmingly magnificent pictures on Facebook of my friends’ exciting expeditions in the Northern Europe and all the flashbacks of my own experience in Lapland, Finland flooded in. Nellim is about 40km away from the city, Ivalo, and it’s less than 10 km
Mount Aso is Japan’s biggest active volcano. We might have changed our plans few times, but Mount Aso had always remained as our “must-see” highlight in our Kyushu trip itinerary.
Another amazing find would be the hot-spring resort in Minami (Southern) Aso that has INDIVIDUAL, OUTDOOR, IN-ROOM, PRIVATE hot spring at an amazing price that’s hard to believe!!
Many places in the world are vanishing… due to pollution, depletion, deterioration or disasters. For me, I have kept a list of “10 Places to see before they are gone” in my computer drive – kind of a bucket list reminding me to visit these places before they are gone! Some places disappearance may not
Do you know what thousand-year-old ice tastes like? A day trip Jökulsárlón – a glacial lagoon in southeastern Iceland. We witnessed the dramatic landscape, tasted the thousand-year-old ice, and watched a giant piece of ice collapsed!
Northern lights are just a dream. Viewing the lights during the peak season Finland was on the top of my list mostly – there are direct flights from my hometown to Helsinki, closeness to the Arctic Circle, and state-of-the-art facilities and infrastructure. After my amazing trip to the Arctic Circle, I would like to share 4 afterthoughts and 8 photo-taking tips with you.
Grand Canyon – Helicopter tours
When you visit the Grand Canyon, consider a helicopter ride. Trust me, it would be a smart decision to make…